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Nashville is 15th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - Black or African American

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Nashville Rank North Carolina US
Current population (2012) 5,376 127th 9,752,073 313,914,040
Size in square miles 4.1 138th 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,293.7 69th 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Nashville Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 6.4% 93rd 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.4% 89th 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 16.2% 47th 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Nashville Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 87.1% 71st 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 22.3% 83rd 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Nashville Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 51.2% 118th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 45.5% 15th 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6% 41st 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.4% 139th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 144th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.3% 129th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.6% 144th 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 50.9% 111th 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Nashville Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 53.8% 35th 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 0.5% 144th 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Nashville Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 2,360 134th 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 17.0% 95th 17.0% 25.9%
Households 2,109 135th 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 58.6% 79th 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $139,800 85th $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.4 85th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Nashville Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $25,973 56th $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $55,783 38th $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 10.8% 99th 16.1% 14.3%

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